The Great Detective Pictures

The Great Detective Pictures

by James Robert Parish, Michael R. Pitts
     
 

"Parish and Pitts score again with this thorough and well-written catalog of some 400 feature-length detective films, dating from 1905 to 1988." —CHOICE

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"Parish and Pitts score again with this thorough and well-written catalog of some 400 feature-length detective films, dating from 1905 to 1988." —CHOICE

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Parish and Pitts score again with this thorough and well-written catalog of some 400 feature-length detective films, dating from 1905 to 1988.
CHOICE
Parish and Pitts score again with this thorough and well-written catalog of some 400 feature-length detective films, dating from 1905 to 1988.
Booknews
The authors take a look at some 350 motion pictures from the detective genre. They provide cast and credits (including character names), plot synopsis, and critical comments for each of the films covered, from both the silent and the sound eras. The volume includes a list of detective radio and television programs, as well as many captioned photographs from the films included in the text. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810822863
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
08/28/1990
Pages:
616
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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